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Books for children from around the world.

From University of California Libraries (list), the University of Florida's "Literature for Children" Collection, the National Yiddish Book Center, the New York Public Library, International Children's Digital Library, and other libraries.

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562
Conduct of life
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Children's stories
132
Children -- Conduct of life
111
Christian life
100
Children's poetry
82
Children's stories, American
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otis, james, 1848-1912
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ellis, edward sylvester, 1840-1916
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abbott, jacob, 1803-1879
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hughs, mrs. (mary)
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fitzhugh, percy keese, 1876-1950
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goodrich, samuel g. (samuel griswold), 1793-1860
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Moon, M. Tabart
Topic: Fairy tales
Topics: Food adulteration and inspection, Food, Lead Poisoning, Food Poisoning
California Digital Library
by De Morgan, Mary; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Swain, Joseph, 1820-1909
texts
eye 5,208
favorite 11
comment 0
The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde -- The wanderings of Arasmon -- The heart of Princess Joan -- The pedlar's pack -- The bread of discontent -- The three clever kings -- The wise princess
Topic: Conduct of life
Yellow printed wrappers
Topics: Animals -- Religious aspects Christianity, Butterflies, Humane education, Natural history
New York Public Library
by Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889
texts
eye 5,140
favorite 8
comment 0
C.P.G. Scott Coll. Purchased For The J.S. Billings Mem. Coll
Topic: Nursery rhymes
New York Public Library
by Cuchet-Albaret, Emilia
texts
eye 4,997
favorite 2
comment 0
NY3
Hugo, T, Bewick
Topic: Children's songs
California Digital Library
by Chatelain, Clara de, 1807-1876
texts
eye 4,925
favorite 2
comment 0
Publisher's tan printed wrappers. Gift of Daniel Hirsch, 1997
Topic: Children's stories, English
California Digital Library
by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875
texts
eye 4,907
favorite 12
comment 0
Publisher's violet sand-grain cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind
Topic: Children's stories, Danish
New York Public Library
by McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873
texts
eye 4,906
favorite 5
comment 0
A traditional reader including stories, poems, and new word drills
Topic: Readers
Hand-colored frontispiece
Topics: Picture books for children, Conduct of life, Children's stories, Maxims
Topics: Indians of North America, Camping
New York Public Library
texts
eye 4,567
favorite 5
comment 0
A collection of fifty-three myths and legends taken from the folklore of the Indians of the Pacific Northwest
Topics: Indians of North America -- Northwest, Pacific Religion, Indians of North America -- Northwest,...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,539
favorite 4
comment 0
Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books
Topic: Young women -- Conduct of life
New York Public Library
by MacDonald, George, 1824-1905; Smith, Jessie Willcox, 1863-1935, ill
texts
eye 4,440
favorite 16
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Diamond, a young boy living in nineteenth-century London, has many adventures as he travels with the beautiful lady North Wind and comes to know the many facets of her protective and violent temper
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Topic: Fairy tales
New York Public Library
by Drake, Francis S. (Francis Samuel), 1828-1885; Dowd, Francis Joseph, 1876-
texts
eye 4,411
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Indians of North America, Indians of North America -- Wars
California Digital Library
by Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888
texts
eye 4,384
favorite 4
comment 0
NUC Pre-1956
Topic: Jinn
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,350
favorite 4
comment 0
Evans
Topics: Children, Children -- Death Religious aspects Christianity, Christian biography, Christian life
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,311
favorite 17
comment 0
Rust colored cloth over boards blocked in gold and black
Topics: Fairy tales, Legends
California Digital Library
by Victor, Metta Victoria Fuller, 1831-1885; Botstiber, Hugo; Osswald, Eugen
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eye 4,306
favorite 5
comment 0
Blue cloth over boards; green paper onlays, printed in blue, on upper and lower boards and spine; vignettes on upper and lower boards; green edges
Topics: Diary fiction, Conduct of life
Original wrappers wanting? Half mottled calf and marbled paper over boards; watermark on second flyleaf: 1913
Topics: Penmanship, Children -- Writing
Publisher's brown cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind. Flyleaf inscribed in pencil; dated Jan. 1st, 1862
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,256
favorite 4
comment 0
Publisher's cream printed wrappers, illustrated in colors
Topic: Thieves
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Armstrong, Margaret, 1867-1944, University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special...
Children's Library
by Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924
texts
eye 4,193
favorite 5
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A ten-year-old orphan comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden. You can also read a copy of 'The Secret Garden' by going to the International Children's Digital Library , a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
California Digital Library
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eye 4,132
favorite 4
comment 0
Wrappers wanting
Topic: Animals
California Digital Library
by Planché, J. R. (James Robinson), 1796-1880; Corbould, Edward Henry, 1815-1905; Godwin, James, d. 1876; Harvey, William, 1796-1866; Dalziel, Edward, 1817-1905; Dalziel, George, 1815-1902; Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703
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eye 4,125
favorite 6
comment 0
NUC pre-1956
Topic: Fairy tales
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Apostol, Jane; Sahak, Judy Harvey; Luckenbill, Dan
texts
eye 4,101
favorite 1
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references (p. [40]-47)
Topics: Percival, Olive, 1869-1945, Women book collectors
Tree calf over boards with printed red labels on spines
Topics: Conduct of life, Children's stories, English
Imperfect copy: p. 45-46 wanting
Topic: Girls -- Conduct of life
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Buckler, Caroline; Calder, William M. (William Musgrave), 1932-; Huss, Bernhard
texts
eye 4,007
favorite 4
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Friedländer, Paul, 1882-1968, Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Ulrich von, 1848-1931
California Digital Library
by Optic, Oliver, 1822-1897; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
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eye 3,997
favorite 1
comment 0
Violet dot-and-line cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind. Pages 7-8 torn; text partially wanting
Topics: Birthdays, Charity, Children's parties
California Digital Library
texts
eye 3,980
favorite 0
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Special Collections copy 1 = Green cloth over boards blocked in black, gold, and blind. Ex libris C.K. Odgen. Inscription in ink, dated Christmas 1877, on verso of frontispiece
Topics: Horses, Horses -- Legends and stories
Dutch floral paper over boards. In quarter green and gray linen case
Topics: Conduct of life, Education
Publisher's printed tan stiff wrappers; wood-engraved vignette on upper wrapper; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper
Topics: Arabs, Tales -- Arab countries, Fairy tales -- Arab countries
California Digital Library
texts
eye 3,951
favorite 6
comment 0
Publisher's color illustrated wrappers
Topics: Animal welfare, Dogs, Kindness
California Digital Library
texts
eye 3,924
favorite 1
comment 0
Gumuchian
Topics: Conduct of life, Children's stories, English
New York Public Library
by Harriman, Susan S., comp
texts
eye 3,860
favorite 11
comment 0
Topic: Children's stories
Disbound. Remnant of brown leather spine, tooled in gold, and red leather spine label
Topic: Children's stories
California Digital Library
texts
eye 3,807
favorite 10
comment 0
Printed yellow wrappers; wood-engraved, captioned vignettes of wood-lark and canary-bird on upper wrapper, ounce and dog on lower wrapper
Topics: Animals, English language -- Alphabet
The Broken vase -- Little Bertram -- Elm Tree Hall -- Belleville School -- Honest poverty -- Integrity, and its reward
Topics: Conduct of life, Children -- Conduct of life, Children's stories
Mottled calf over boards; in case
Topics: Fables, Folklore, Animals
California Digital Library
by Clifford W. K., Mrs., d. 1929; Stanley, Dorothy, Lady, d. 1926
texts
eye 3,765
favorite 3
comment 0
Publisher's beige cloth over boards, blocked in brown
Topics: Conduct of life, Children's stories, English
New York Public Library
texts
eye 3,764
favorite 10
comment 0
Topic: Children's periodicals, American
California Digital Library
by Weir, Harrison, 1824-1906
texts
eye 3,751
favorite 2
comment 0
John McLoughlin publisher's yellow printed wrappers; vignette on upper wrapper is hand-colored; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper
Topics: Foxes, Geese, Conduct of life
Shaw & Shoemaker
New York Public Library
by Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703; Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939
texts
eye 3,745
favorite 11
comment 0
NY3
Tree calf over boards with printed red labels on spines
Topics: Conduct of life, Children's stories, English
Weedon, M.J.P. Richard Johnson and the successors to John Newbery (The Library, 5th ser., v. 4, no. 1, June 1949, 25-63)
Topic: Greece -- History To 146 B.C
Armorial bookplate of John Ludford
Topic: Conduct of life
New York Public Library
by Gordon, Elizabeth, 1866-1922; Ross, M. T
texts
eye 3,665
favorite 29
comment 0
Wesley Weyman Coll
Topics: Picture books for children, Plants
New York Public Library
by Crossley-Holland, Kevin; Malone, Peter, 1953-
texts
eye 3,622
favorite 9
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Surveys the known history of King Arthur, the legends and lore surrounding him, his treatment in literature, and the possible historical background of his associates and stories
Topics: Arthur, King, Britons -- Kings and rulers, Arthurian romances, Folklore -- England, Great Britain...
New York Public Library
by Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Robinson, W. Heath (William Heath), 1872-1944, ill
texts
eye 3,608
favorite 24
comment 0
Evans
Topics: Children -- Conduct of life, Epigrams
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Naiditch, P. G; University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections
texts
eye 3,602
favorite 1
comment 0
"An exhibition in the University Research Library, January 2-March 31, 1996" -- T.p. verso
Topics: Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward), 1859-1936, Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward), 1859-1936, CHR 1996
Topic: Fables
Spec. Coll. copy 1 : Yellow illustrated wrappers; 2 wood-engravings each on upper ("Darton"/"man climbing ladder") and lower ("fox hunt"/"burning ship"). Ex libris Elvah Karshner and Olive Percival
Topics: Riddles, Zodiac
California Digital Library
by Corner, John
texts
eye 3,566
favorite 6
comment 1
Ali Baba, or, The forty thieves -- The babes in the woods -- Cinderella, or, The little glass-slipper -- Jack and the bean-stalk -- Jack the giant-killer -- Little red riding-hood -- Puss in boots -- Robin Hood -- The three bears -- Tom Thumb -- Whittington and his cat
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Topic: Fairy tales
New York Public Library
by comtesse de, 1799-1874
texts
eye 3,560
favorite 1
comment 0
NY3
The story of Fortunio, the fortunate knight -- The story of perfect love -- The story of the Princess Rosetta -- The curious story of the white mouse -- The story of Princess Verenata -- The story of Florio and Florella
Topic: Conduct of life
Half red sheep and Spanish marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold; edges sprinkled in red
Topics: Conduct of life, Christian life, Obedience, Filial piety
New York Public Library
by Fisler, Annie; General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union. pbl
texts
eye 3,509
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Children's literature -- Fiction, American
California Digital Library
by James, T. H., Mrs
texts
eye 3,508
favorite 4
comment 0
No. 11 in a collection of sixteen, in two slipcases. [Japanese fairy tale collection]
Topics: Hares -- Japan, Deception, Folklore -- Japan
The history of A apple pie -- Miss Pussycat's tea party -- This little pig went to market -- Nursery rhymes -- The three bears -- Little Red Riding-Hood
California Digital Library
by Crofts, John; Browne, Gordon, 1858-1932; Cooper, James Davis, 1823-1904
texts
eye 3,484
favorite 5
comment 0
BLC
Topic: Children's stories
Lacks binding? In folder
Topic: Children -- Conduct of life
New York Public Library
by Hurll, Estelle M. (Estelle May), 1863-1924
texts
eye 3,476
favorite 1
comment 0
Bibliography, p. 135-138
Topic: Art -- Study and teaching
New York Public Library
by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Newell, Peter, 1862-1924, ill
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eye 3,476
favorite 5
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In this sequel to "Alice in Wonderland," Alice goes through the drawing room mirror to find a strange world where curious adventures await her
Topic: Fantasy
California Digital Library
by Harvey, William, 1796-1866
texts
eye 3,467
favorite 1
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Osborne Coll.
Topic: Inheritance and succession
Osborne Coll.
Topic: Children's poetry, English
Topic: Conduct of life
Weedon, M.J.P. Richard Johnson and the successors to John Newbery (The Library, 5th ser., v. 4, no. 1, June 1949, 25-63)
Topics: America -- Discovery and exploration Spanish, America -- Early accounts to 1600, Peru -- History...
Half brown calf and teal marbled paper over boards
Topics: Conduct of life, Natural history, World history
California Digital Library
texts
eye 3,431
favorite 5
comment 0
Brown cloth over boards blocked in gold and blind
Topics: Children's poetry, Nursery rhymes
Roscoe, S. Newbery
Topics: Youth -- Conduct of life, Natural history